Chemical Technology

Course Information
TitleΧΗΜΙΚΗ ΤΕΧΝΟΛΟΓΙΑ / Chemical Technology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID40002642

Programme of Study: PPS-Tmīma CΗīmeías (2016-sīmera)

Registered students: 283
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
VASIKOS KYKLOSCompulsory Course425

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student is expected to: - be familiar with basic measurements and calculations in chemical technology, simple mass and energy balances and unit systems. - Have a basic understanding of some elements of fluid flow and heat transfer. - will be able to solve basic exercises and applications taught previous lessons -will be able to make the correct modifications of the respective units where necessary. - be aware of the use of water in the chemical industry, the main problems encountered and their treatment with the appropriate treatment method. - will have basic knowledge of waste water treatment methods (both industrial and municipal). - will also be aware of some key elements of hygiene and safety in the chemical industry.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Chemical technology separation processes (extraction, hydroc-lassification, drying, fluidised bed; flocculation, flotation, leaching, mixing, crystallization, distillation, pumps, chemical reactors, corrosion, water cooling tower etc.); heat transfer; safety in industrial plants; laboratory exercises on the above-mentioned subjects
material balance, heat transfer, separation processes, water treatment
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Laboratory Work200.8
Reading Assigment251
Written assigments251
Student Assessment
Final exams during examination periods or two progress exams during the semester
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Εισαγωγή στη χημική τεχνολογία, Ζαμπούλης, Δ., Ζουμπούλης Α., Μάτης, Κ., Μαύρος, Π. Εκδ. Τζιόλα, Θεσσαλονίκη, 2009. Κωδ. Ευδοξος: 18549102, ISBN: 978-960-418-196-4. ΒΑΣΙΚΕΣ ΑΡΧΕΣ ΚΑΙ ΥΠΟΛΟΓΙΣΜΟΙ ΣΤΗ ΧΗΜΙΚΗ ΜΗΧΑΝΙΚΗ, D. Himmelblau, J. Riggs, Εκδ. Τζιόλα, 2015, Θεσσαλονίκη, Κωδ. Ευδοξος:50656023, ISBN: 978-960-418-530-6
Additional bibliography for study
Haynes W.M. (Ed.), 2011, CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, 92th ed., CRC Press, Boca Raton. Green D.W., Perry R.H., 2007, Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook, 8th Ed., McGraw-Hill Professional Jess A., Kragl U., Wasserscheid P., 2009, Chemical Technology: An Integral Textbook, Wiley VCH. Smith R., 2005, Chemical Process Design and Integration, 2nd Ed., Wiley, Chichester. Kirk R.E., Othmer D.F., Kroschwitz J.I., Howe-Grant M., 1991-1994, Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, Wiley. Pecsok R.L., Chapman K., Ponder W.H., 1975, Chemical technology handbook : guidebook for industrial chemical technologists and technicians, American Chemical Society. Mukhlenov I.P., Koval G., 1974, Chemical technology, MIR. Bird RB, Stewart WE, Lightfoot EN, 2001, Transport Phenomena, 2nd Edition, Wiley, New York. Νικολός Ι.Κ., 2007, Σημειώσεις μαθήματος Μετάδοση Θερμότητας, Πολυτεχνείο Κρήτης (pdf). Πανίδης Θ., 2010, Μετάδοση Θερμότητας, Πανεπιστήμιο Πάτρας (pdf).
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